First Transit

About First Transit


Job Category:



East Hartford, 2900

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Fleet Mechanic

First Transit - East Hartford, 2900

Posted: 07/17/2018

 Join First Transit as Entry Level Maintenance Technician! Servicing Greater Hartford Transit District

Recent Technical School Graduate?

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First Transit is proud to offer:

  • Competitive hourly wages based on experience + ASE bonus money!
  • ASE training and testing materials provided
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
  • A comprehensive benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Automotive Mechanic major responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Transit standards.
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair.
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately.
  • Selecting appropriate course of action for repairs.
  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, seeking supervisor approval where required.
  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary.
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area.
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.

Automotive Mechanic job requirements:

  • Technical training preferred
  • At least 1 year of direct automotive/light/medium duty fleet repair experience required
  • Full mechanic's tool set required
  • Valid driver's license
  • ASE Certifications are preferred
  • All candidates subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college/airport shuttle services and rail operations at more than 300 locations in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Panama and India. With a dedication to safety and outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from other providers in the industry.

Become a part of our team – Apply today!

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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